Deputy Provost Kenneth D. Dean, JD '76, has served as the University of Missouri's interim provost since Brian Foster retired from the position Jan. 1.
The provost is the chief academic officer for the university. He or she oversees all academic priorities, activities and policies.
The Faculty Development Project Award spring deadline is Friday, March 14.
Many campus faculty award nominations are due in February and March.
The Administrative Speakers Bureau is available to speak about important university issues year-round.